Lavina M. Whaley, 91, born Dec. 15, 1918, in La Junta, Colo., passed away May 12, 2010. Survived by her children, Thomas (Peggy) Whaley, Donald (Kathy) Whaley and Robert (Barbara) Whaley; sisters, Elmo Raymond and Lucille Ritter, all of Pueblo; eight loving grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Seth M. Whaley on July 7, 2003; and sister, Cleo Bergman. A private funeral service in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel and burial will be held. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Special thank you to Villa Pueblo Pavilion, Villa Independent Living and special friend, Lucille Christmas.Online condolences,

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  1. Tommy, Donny,Bobby and families: I was so sorry to learn of Aunt Viney’s passing. I’m thinking of her now laughing and talking with Mom and Aunt Cleo … so many fond memories of our trips to visit in Colorado …. Love , Sharron

  2. To my dear friends Barb and Bob, My thoughts and prayers are with you always but especially in this difficult time. My heart goes out to you! Much Love, Keri Jo

  3. Bob and Barb,We have had many conversations about when this time came and now it is upon you and its not easy as we know, but peace be with you both and know my thoughts are with you very often…on angel wings..Lisa

  4. My deepest condolences to the Whaley Family. I have many fond memories of Lavina, having known her since I was a child. May God’s Spirit be with you at this time of grief, and may your precious memories bring you comfort and joy.

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